Members of the Nigeria Medical Association, Osun State chapter, took to the streets of Osogbo, the capital of Osun State, to protest the non-payment of their salaries and other emoluments for over four month .
They were received At the State House of Assembly by the Deputy Speaker of the House, Honourable Adegboye. who gave the protesting doctors the opportunity to address the House.
The Deputy Speaker acknowledged all the complaints of the doctors, but appealed for patience, saying that the House would take their grievance to the executive for consideration.
The doctors left the chamber with the hope that the lawmakers would this time, prevail on the executive.
In the meantime, the House fixed another meeting with the doctors for Wednesday February 17.
The Nigeria Medical Association said it would also hold a three-day warning strike in solidarity with Osun doctors. The strike will begin on February 17.